Creating an Ad unit

AdMob (advertising on mobile) is a mobile advertising company created in 2006 by Omar Hamoui and bought by Google in 2009. In this book, we choose to explain how to integrate an advertisement with AdMob, as they are the easiest one to go with. Indeed, since Google bought them, the integration of advertisements provided by AdMob for Android applications is effortless. Moreover, AdMob also allows us to integrate advertisements in iOS, webOS, Flash Lite, Windows Phone, and in all standard mobile browsers. Consequently, you can advertise on all your mobile channels with AdMob. The best of all the features are the analytic features that are merged into Google analytics and offer a tremendous amount of detail.

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